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Upcoming Events

U.S. Friends events in October

The month of October will see several U.S. Friends events all over the continent, here’s an overview: New York – Tuesday, October 10th, there will be an alumni dinner at Bill’s Bar and Burgers at Rockefeller Center, 16 W 51st Street. Bo Hedfors, chairman emeritus of U.S. Friends of Chalmers as well as a small […]

Club Emil in Atlanta, May 25th, 2017

As always, the CING North America annual meeting will get off to a flying start with a Club Emil fundraising event on the night of May 25th! Stefan Bengtsson, Chalmers President and CEO will be there as well as the 2017 U.S. Friends scholarship awardee. The scholarship will be awarded during the Friday activities. This […]

Cinco de May, San Diego, May 4th, 2017

Dear Alumni, Family and Friends, The San Diego Chapter of U.S. Friends of Chalmers will meet Thursday May 4th, 2015 at 6:00 PM at Casa Svedlund (7329 Eads Avenue, La Jolla) to celebrate the evening of Cinco de Mayo. There will be a ‘Swedish style Mexican fare’ accompanied by some appropriate beverages, all included in […]

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Christmas greeting from Chalmers and Rebecca

I just met with Rebecca Gillie, the 2017 U.S. Friends of Chalmers Scholarship awardee for lunch. Since I hadn’t seen her since this summer, I was a bit worried about how she might be coping with the change in season. I wasn’t overly worried about the cold since she is used to winters, having spent […]

Chalmers visit to the U.S.

As part of our efforts to get to know the US-based alumni better, we took a trip including a few different stops including private meetings, group dinners and interviews. The Chalmers crew during this trip consisted of Håkan Simonsen, Fundraising Director, and myself, Birgitta Rorsman. Washington, D.C. October 9th – Interview with Erland Magnusson (E60) […]

Club Emil in Dallas and Silicon Valley

Dallas Chapter The US Friends of Chalmers Texas chapter arranged a yellow pea soup, punsch and pancake event together with SACC Dallas on 10/26. The 32 attendees maxed out the space at the Scandinavian Store Wooden Spoon in Plano, TX. Gwen Werkman, together with her staff, prepared and served all the delicious food, she has […]

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